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PHOTO: Big trailer hits the road

Trail King test drives a 177-foot, 217,000-pound trailer around its manufacturing shop Monday in Mitchell. Trail King built the trailer, with a capacity of 360,000 pounds and 96 tires, for Crane Rental Corp. in Orlando, Fla. The engineering and building process started in May and was finished Monday with the customer picking up the trailer. The trailer retailed for $1.7 million, according to Shawn Murtha, with Trail King. It was disassembled for transport. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)